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Compare Suzuki Kizashi vs. Hyundai Sonata vs. Mazda Mazda6

Compare the Suzuki Kizashi against the Hyundai Sonata and Mazda Mazda6. Use this tool to compare rankings and see how the Kizashi, Sonata and Mazda6 stack up against each other in terms of performance, features, safety prices and more. Then use our Best Price Program by selecting the trims you are interested in to see local prices and get a great deal on a new Kizashi, Sonata and Mazda6. If you are interested in used cars you can also search used listings in your area.

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4dr Sdn Man FWD Base
  • 4dr Sdn Man FWD Base
  • 4dr Sdn CVT FWD SE
  • 4dr Sdn CVT AWD SE
  • 4dr Sdn CVT FWD GTS Sport
  • 4dr Sdn CVT AWD GTS Sport
  • 4dr Sdn CVT AWD SLS Sport
4dr Sdn 2.4L Auto GLS
  • 4dr Sdn 2.4L Auto GLS *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn 2.4L Auto GLS PZEV *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn 2.4L Auto GLS
  • 4dr Sdn 2.4L Auto GLS PZEV
  • 4dr Sdn 2.4L Auto SE
  • 4dr Sdn 2.0T Auto SE
  • 4dr Sdn 2.4L Auto Limited
  • 4dr Sdn 2.4L Auto Limited PZEV
  • 4dr Sdn 2.4L Auto Limited w/Wine Int
  • 4dr Sdn 2.4L Auto Limited PZEV w/Wine Int
  • 4dr Sdn 2.0T Auto Limited
  • 4dr Sdn 2.0T Auto Limited w/Wine Int
4dr Sdn Auto i Sport
  • 4dr Sdn Man i Sport
  • 4dr Sdn Auto i Sport
  • 4dr Sdn Man i Touring
  • 4dr Sdn Auto i Touring
  • 4dr Sdn Auto i Grand Touring

Prices

MSRP $19,999 $21,195 $22,695
Invoice $19,199 $20,293 $21,546
Avg. Paid $13,576 $15,376 $17,656

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.9 8.0 8.3
Critics' Rating 8.4 9.0 9.2
Performance 8.2 7.8 8.7
Interior 7.9 7.8 7.9
Cost to Own 9.1 9.1 9.0
Safety 9.3 9.1 9.0
Reliability 2.5 2.5 3.0

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Excellent handling
  • Available AWD
  • Upscale cabin
  • Good fuel economy ratings
  • Stylish interior
  • Athletic handling
  • Great fuel economy
  • Spacious rear seats
Cons
  • Engine is lethargic from a stop
  • Small trunk
  • Engine noise at highway speeds
  • Confusing navigation system

General Specs

Transmission Manual Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas I4 2.4L/146 Gas I4 2.4L/144 Regular Unleaded I-4 2.5 L/152
MPG 20 City / 29 Hwy 24 City / 35 Hwy 26 City / 38 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sedan Sedan Sedan

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 106.3 110.0 111.4
Length, Overall (in) 183.1 189.8 191.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.7 72.2 72.4
Height, Overall (in) 58.3 57.9 57.1

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Optional Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3241 3316 3232

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard
Tires - Front Performance Standard Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Standard Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Wheel Locks Optional Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard
Back-Up Camera Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Optional Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Optional Standard
Keyless Start Standard Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard
Remote Engine Start Optional Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional Optional
Heated Mirrors Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 105.4 103.8 99.7
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 40.0 38.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7 45.5 42.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.5 57.9 57.1
Front Hip Room (in) 53.1 55.2 56.1
Second Head Room (in) 37.0 37.8 37.1
Second Leg Room (in) 35.6 34.6 38.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.6 56.7 55.5
Second Hip Room (in) 52.1 54.9 56.1
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 13.3 16.4 14.8

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
HD Radio Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard
Dual Zone A/C Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard
Rear A/C Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional
Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Optional
Heated Driver Seat Optional
Driver Lumbar Optional Standard
Power Driver Seat Optional
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4 Regular Unleaded I-4
Displacement 2.4L/146 2.4L/144 2.5 L/152
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 185 @ 6500 198 @ 6300 184 @ 5700
Torque (Net @ RPM) 170 @ 4000 184 @ 4250 185 @ 3250
Transmission Manual Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic w/OD
Turning diameter - TBD - 35.8 36.7

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 24 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 35 38
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.6 18.5 16.4

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Multi-Link

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard Standard
Manual Standard
6-Speed Manual Standard

Safety scores should only be compared between vehicles of similar size and weight. Larger, heavier vehicles generally provide more protection than smaller, lighter ones.